1983, 68 ft. Fire Boat

1983, 68 ft. Fire Boat 68ft | 1983

Houston, TX

Location: Houston, TX



PO Box 6261, North Sydney, AU-NSW, 2059, Australia

+61 2 8005 8477


Year: 1983
Length / Size: 68ft
Price: $200,000.00
Sale / Charter: For Sale
Short Description: Fire Boat For sale in Texas. Built by: Swiftships Inc. Commissioned: May 1983. Speed: 20 MPH. 3 – Elkhart Giant Python Monitors, 2 – deck monitors of 2,500 gpm each and1250 gpm fog nozzle, 1 top monitor with a smooth bore nozzle at 1000 gpm. 1 – Forward manifold with (4) 2 ½” connections and (1) 5” Storz connection. 1 – Aft manifold with (4) 2 ½” connections. Fireboat Bracewell is propelled by Detroit diesel engines. The engines are: 12 cylinder GM Detroit 650 H.P. Turbocharged Diesel Marine Engines (V12-71TTI). They are located on the port (left) and starboard (right) sides of the engine room. The foam system on the Bracewell consists of the following: a foam storage tank with a 1,000 gallon AFFF foam capacity, Edwards Model 300 pump, hydraulic driven motor, and piping and valves. The Edwards Model 300 pump is a positive displacement rotary gear pump. The pump capacity of the foam pump is 120 at 200 psi. On board located in the Engine room is a 1000 Gal foam tank. The pumps used to move the water are centrifugal style pumps. The system is composed of (2) Gould model #3404 vertical centrifugal pumps. The pump capacity of these pumps is 2000 GPM each.

Features and Measurements

A/C No
Walk in Cooler/ Freezer No
Heated No
Inert Gas System No


Rudder Type

Dynamic Positioning: No

Aux Machinery

Tank Heating: No
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice